New HK$1,000 notes to be issued tomorrowBusiness | 11 Dec 2018 3:56 pm
The 2018 New Series HK$1,000 notes will be issued tomorrow.
The Hong Kong Monetary Authority and the three note-issuing banks – Standard Chartered Bank (Hong Kong), Bank of China (Hong Kong), and The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation – made the announcement today.
On January 23, 2019, the HK$500 notes will be issued into circulation while the other three denominations of HK$100, HK$50 and HK$20 will enter circulation between mid-2019 and early 2020.
Together with the 2018 Series, all other banknotes currently in circulation will continue to be legal tender.